Information for Current Students

Please refer to the information below for the latest updates about your ongoing program. Contact your faculty member or the Nursing Advisor, Juanita Garcia, if you have any questions.

AfterCollege.com has customized a website full of job opportunities for new graduate nurses. Here is a link to the Lone Star College-North Harris Nursing Department webpage:

http://www.aftercollege.com/groups/ccenter.asp?fct=1&ID=608353926

 

Basic Track Required Course Completion

All students are admitted conditionally pending the completion of the required academic coursework. The required academic courses are listed below:

Before Nursing I: PSYC 2301, BIOL 2401, ENGL 1301 & RNSG 1172 (RNSG 1172 is waived for those who are currently licensed in the state of TX as a CNA or EMT)

Before Nursing II: BIOL 2402 (& RNSG 1301 if not already completed beforehand)

Before receiving VNSG certificate: PSYC 2301, PSYC 2314, BIOL 2401, BIOL 2402, BIOL 2420, ENGL 1301, SOCI 1301, KINE 11--, RNSG 1301 & RNSG 1172 (and VNSG summer courses)
**Please note that at least 50% of the courses listed here must have been completed at Lone Star College in order to be eligible to receive this certificate

Before Nursing III: BIOL 2420, SOCI 1301 & PSYC 2314

Before Graduation: SPCH 1311 or 1318, KINE 11--, & FA/Humanities elective

 

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Immunization Clinics/ CPR

Please do not attempt to turn in immunization paperwork until after orientation. Please do not get any additional shots until you have thoroughly reviewed the Immunization FAQ sheet below and attended orientation. We will give you all of the information you need on required immunizations at orientation. However, if you have not completed the Hepatitis B series, please make arrangements to complete the series by July (Basic Track) or December (Articulation Track). Following is a list of immunization clinics in the Houston area. Please contact the individual facility for hours, prices, and services available.

Express Family Clinic, 610 Rayford Rd, Ste. 644, (281) 742-0624
Neighborhood Health Clinic, Hwy 290 & 34th Street, (713) 957-8400
3rd Ward Adult Immunization Clinic, 3611 Ennis, (713) 527-4040 or (713) 527-4042
Neighborhood Health Center, 8150 Southwest Fwy @ Beechnut, (713) 981-1605
Clinica Hispana, 8410 Fondren Rd, (713) 484-7455
Clinica Hispana, 2028 Wirt Rd., (713) 682-7066
Westfield Medical Clinic, 2010 FM 1960 Rd. E., (281) 821-8200
Antoine Health Center, 5668 W. Little York, (281) 447-2800
Harris County Public Health & Environmental Services-Humble Health Center, 1730 Humble Place Dr., (281) 446-4222
Harris County Public Health & Environmental Services-Antoine Clinic, 5815 Antoine (Tidwell and Antoine), 713-602-3300
Northwest Assistance Ministries, 15555 Kuykendahl, (281) 583-5630
St. Lukes Clinic (Woodlands), (281) 296-5000
UTMB Conroe Clinic, 701 East Davis Site A, (936) 525-2800
The IMUnization Clinic, 414B North Sam Houston Parkway E, (281) 260-6600

These clinics are only suggestions. You may use your own physician or any clinic to fullfill the program's requirements.

Please read through the forms below very carefully BEFORE getting any labwork or shots. The hospitals we use as clinical facilities are VERY strict about having the proper paperwork filled out correctly. Detailed instructions will be provided at orientation. If you are unsure about a requirement, please wait for orientation.

Immunization FAQ

Hepatitis A and B Info Sheet

Center for Disease Control (CDC) Information Sheet on the Tdap vaccine

Physical Exam Form

CPR for the Health Care Provider


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Scholarships

Please visit the Financial Aid website, and more specifically www.lonestar.edu/scholarships, for a more exhaustive list of scholarships.

Good Samaritan Foundation of Texas http://www.gsftx.org/ Good Samaritan Foundation Scholarship
Look under "Scholarships." Applications are accepted year round. Typical award is $500 per semester

Optional Forms for Nursing Students

If you - or someone you know - has a medical issue, this form may help you receive necessary treatment more quickly. This checklist of conditions and illnesses can be completed and carried with you in the event of a medical emergency. DO NOT turn this form in to the campus or your instructor; it is for your convenience only and is not required.

Medical Disclaimer and Notification Form

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